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Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office
Borthwnog deeds

Reference code(s): GB 0220 Z/DF

Held at: Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office

Title: Borthwnog Collection of Deeds

Short Title: Borthwnog deeds

Creation date(s): 1739-1948

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (25 items)

Name of creator(s): Borthwnog estate

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Borthwnog, Llanaber, Merionethshire, was owned by the Vaughan family of Cors y Gedol in the 18th century. The Maddocks family held the land during the late 18th and early 19th centuries. In the second half of the 19th century, the estate was occupied by Griffith Williams (alive 1856-1905). By 1919, the estate was held by Lt-Col Lewis Owen Williams. Borthwnog Hall subsequently became a guesthouse.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Deeds and related papers of the Borthwnog estate, 1739-1948.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Meirionnydd Archives and the National Library of Wales.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Meirionnydd Archives have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Archifdy Meirionnydd Archives, Casgliad Borthwnog/ The Borthwnog Collection, catalogue; Borthwnog Hall and Guesthouse Homepage (http://homepages.enterprise.net/borthwnoghall/history.htm), viewed 8 October 2004.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Deeds | Wales | Llanaber

Personal names

Corporate names
Borthwnog Estate (Wales)

Places
Llanaber (Wales)

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